• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    China says it did not offer President Donald Trump a deal to slash the trade gap by $200 billion. Hours earlier, it dropped an antidumping investigation into US sorghum imports in a conciliatory gesture as top officials meet in Washington, Reuters says.
    Japanese inflation is moving further away from the Bank of Japan's 2% target. Core inflation, which excludes fresh food, rose by just 0.7% in the year to April, down from the 0.9% print in March, Japanese government data showed.
    US companies are returning cash to shareholders at a record pace - and that is...
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  • Beijing disputes reports about offering Trump $200bn trade surplus cut

    Beijing disputes reports about offering Trump $200bn trade surplus cut

    5 days ago - By RT

    China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday that, contrary to reports, the country hasn't offered to cut its trade surplus with the US by $200 billion.
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